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Need Love?
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See it but never feel it. Get close, only to push it away. “Don’t know what you’ve got til it’s gone” Epitome of my life. What is wrong with me? What makes me so un-lovable? Can someone remove this defective... (more »)
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I Am From This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I am from My green blankey and Climbing out of my crib From playing mermaid in the bathtub. I am from walking my dog, And the noise he made when I step on his tail. I am from my sheep nightlight And Blue’s Clues and the Berenstain... (more »)
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The American Dream This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
It is the American DreamWhat we all strive for and imagineIndouble-wide trailers to double-wide mansionsIn sprouting lakes of fake fish.Nothing captures its essenceUnbound by time or dust or rotThe thingswe cherish still are lovingly pattedAnd... (more »)
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All I Need Is a Friend This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
Books fill up my room. Not baseball cards, or pictures of girls, or basketballs. Maybe a blown up picture of … … Pam Anderson might help. Black-framed glasses and a white, pale, lanky body. I should start working out. At least... (more »)
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Skies
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The sky, Well our sky  So, beautiful So, amazing  Today  You're my stars  And that's our  'forever' Waiting, I love you,  To the  Moon and back  Forever and always  Sweet, sweet lovely dreams  Baby  (more »)
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Voices
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I still, Still hear the  Hear the sound  The sound of your voice,  I still, Still hear the  Hear the sound The sound of your laugh, I still,  Still see your face  Glued like a, Like a picture, to my  To my memory ... (more »)
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My Name
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Life is like a rose One is easily attracted to it Attracted to living it to its fullest However, sharp thorns block this path And one becomes too scared to strive But then, one by one, Each thorn, each obstacle Is removed With great... (more »)
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Speeds
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When When it comes, Comes to you  Words flow so, quickly  But, so hard in my mouth  Constant , Oh, constant butterflys  You're so beautiful You are, Are a lovely, precious gift  You never deserve  Deserve, to not be... (more »)
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Forever's
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I will never  Never say "I love you"  Every again, to another To another girl, and  And meant it  I want no one,  No one as much As much, as I  As I crave you And, as I want you  I will, Will always  To love and... (more »)
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Hidden
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Missing you  I will always  Always miss you Miss them The smell of your hair  The taste of your lips  The look of your eyes  The feel of your scars  The sound of your voice  You may never, May never, forgive me for ... (more »)
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Gifts
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Love, A precious gift  A gift you cannot, Cannot hold, Cannot Smell, Cannot see, Cannot taste, But only feel  An ease so, amazing  "True love" "First love" "Forever" Words, So, suddle except  When they, They... (more »)
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#12
Breathing
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I could grasp Grasp not one  But, none breaths You leave me, Leave me  Completely and Perfectly  Uttered without words  Beautiful doesn't describe  The love you enligthen to me  Too many words  Close over my lips ... (more »)
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Special
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You're the only one  I look at you  As I plan my future  I look at others  As I laugh  Three years babe  Maybe you will see  What I see now  A big, Happy family  Traveling,  From east to west From north to... (more »)
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Pieces
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I find a piece of you  In every book In every movie  In every song  I promise you, I'll never let you go You asked waht, My biggest fear was and that's  Losing you and being forced to let go  I only said, goodbye ... (more »)
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Letting Go
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I can't let go  I won't let go  I can't lose hope I won't lose hope  I won't give up  Can't you see, Baby you're my twenty-four seven forever and always  That's our sky Our promises Prom Forever Traveling  I love... (more »)
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Longing
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The days  They feel as  They get  So much longer  So much harder  Missing you  Doesn't compare  Compare to... Loving you I want two things back YOU BABE  And US,  Every single night  I HOPE, you think of me ... (more »)
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